If you’re serious about 3D printing and build a large number of objects, there are benefits to producing your own filament, and it’s possible to save up to 80% on the cost of ready-made materials. You can also recycle old prints and other plastics, experiment with colors and compounds, and extrude materials like ABS, PLA, EVA, HDPE, and nylon.
(…weiter auf 3dprint.com)
FILAFAB: First professional filament extruder and winder
von Edward Clifford
Extrude high quality filament for your 3D printer from pellets or recycled plastic and re-fill used spools automatically.
After much development we are pleased to bring you the market leading desktop system for producing on demand filament for your Fused Filament Fabrication (FFF) 3D printer – the FilaFab Extruder and the FilaFab Filament Winder.
The FilaFab system enables you to produce professional quality filament and spool it ready for printing, all within the confines of your desk/workshop.
(…weiter auf kickstarter.com)